May 12, 2016

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How to Make Your House Feel Like Home

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Moving to a new place with a new home is stressful and often scary. It takes some time before the new house feels like home, but there are a few things you can do as soon as you move in to help.

Clean it While you hope that the previous owners left it spotless, you’ll still want to make sure there aren’t any crazy surprises before you get everything settled.

Make your bed Set up your bedding before anything else. You’ll make sure

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May 4, 2016

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Benefits of Building a New Home

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Building a new home can be stressful, but at S&S Homes we deliver the house you want with as little stress as possible for you.

Here are just a few of the key benefits to building your dream home:

Design your way

The most notable benefit to building your own home is just that: building a home that is meant just for you. You select the location, whether that’s in one of our communities or on your own lot elsewhere. You have the

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Apr 27, 2016

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Summer Adventures in St. George

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Everyone knows that St. George, Utah is one of the best places to have adventures. That’s why S&S Homes builds here, so you can be right at the center of the action. These are just a few of the amazing things you can be a part of this summer!

Recreation

St. George offers only the best when it comes to outdoor recreation. Zion National Park is just a short drive away. Several state parks and the famous Dixie Red Rock are also

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Apr 19, 2016

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Wood vs Gas vs Electric Fireplaces

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Before the invention of the television, the fireplace was the center of the home.  It kept your house warm and inviting and as well as a place to cook.  Today it may not be the center of your home but it can add value, help to lessen your utilities and provide a focal point in a room.  You can put a fireplace pretty much anywhere in your home and it would be an incredible addition.  But what type of fireplace

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Apr 11, 2016

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5 Substitutes to a Grass Lawn

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Living in a desert, it can be difficult to know what kind of landscape that you want for your home. Grass is and always has been the default in America but there are some alternatives if you want to have less upkeep, you are water-conscious or even if you want to spend less on your water bill. Here are 5 different substitutes to think about when planning your home’s landscaping.

Artificial Turf: If you want zero upkeep with the green-grass look, turf

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Apr 3, 2016

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Cherry on Top of Your S&S Home

Posted in : St. George

So your custom S&S Home in St. George, Utah is finally built.  You picked out the perfect tile and carpet, countertops and cabinets. The kitchen looks like it came right out of People magazine’s celebrity kitchens. Your master bathroom is exactly as you imagined it with that huge bathtub and his & hers closet that is big enough to have a party in. Your children love the spacious living room with huge windows and each have a bedroom to themselves.

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Mar 28, 2016

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5 Easy Ways to Make Your Home a Smart Home

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In today’s day and age, technology is king.  No one wants to be left behind but sometimes it can get expensive.  The new, big thing is a Smart Home.  Here are 5 easy ways that you can make your own Smart Home on a budget.  

1. HiFi Stereo Systems

Who doesn’t like to rock out to their favorite playlist?  What if I told you that you could have that playlist blast throughout your home with crystal-clear sound?  You can buy

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Mar 21, 2016

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Happy Easter from S&S Homes!

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Here at S&S Homes in St. George, we want to wish you and all your loved ones a very happy Easter! We hope you have a great day full of food, family, friends and fun. Here are some creative ideas from Country Living to make your home festive with Easter Eggs. Have fun!

Hatching Hard Boiled Eggs

 

Easter Egg Bunnies

Moss-Covered Easter Eggs

Egg Flower Vase

Confetti Eggs

 

Ombre Easter Eggs

Silk-Dyed Easter Eggs

Easter Egg Pinata

Elegant Eggs

Exquisite Easter Eggs

Mar 17, 2016

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Spring Cleaning Tips

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It’s everyone’s favorite time of the year, SPRING CLEANING!  Ok, unless you love cleaning your home, spring cleaning might seem daunting and downright terrible.  Check out these 19 Quick and Easy cleaning tips from Woman’s Day to make cleaning a whole lot easier.

 

Kitchen

Circle your way around:  Start at the right of the stove and go clockwise while you soak drip pans and knobs in warm water.

Sanitize the Sink:  Clean with soap and water then spray with vinegar and

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Mar 6, 2016

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Why a S&S Home Might not be Right for You

Posted in : Realty, S&S Homes

Because who wants to have the most beautiful home on the block?  S&S homes are way too stunning.  

Because every time you enter your new home, it will take your breath away.  Who would want to deal with that every day?  

Because what would you do with all that room in your own personalized kitchen?

Kitchens should be super dull and bland from what I have heard.

Because who wants to have spectacular views while eating dinner with your family?

Because all the

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